Post Tagged with: "Steel River Playhouse"

Steel River Hosts Atlantic City Performers

Press Releases June 8, 2016 at 8:09 pm 0 comments

Unforgettable Hits! Michael McGeehan and Rebecca Shoemaker bring the best of their Atlantic City shows to the Steel River Playhouse on Friday July 29th, 8PM. As they sing everyone’s favorites from the 50’s, 60’s, 70’s and more, you’ll be bopping along, singing out loud and laughing at sweet “remember-when’s.” This […]

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“Something Wicked This Way Comes” as Steel River Playhouse Teens present MACBETH

Press Releases January 7, 2016 at 7:08 am 0 comments

For Immediate Release: Steel River Playhouse is pleased to announce their first educational production workshop performances of the season. A company of 13 middle and high school students present MACBETH: Abridged , a shortened version of William Shakespeare’s classic tragedy, on January 16 at 2 p.m. and again at 7 […]

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Aileen McCulloch Joins Steel River Playhouse as Education Director

Press Releases August 14, 2015 at 5:12 pm 0 comments

Steel River Playhouse has hired Aileen McCulloch, Vagabond Acting Troupe’s Founder and Executive Artistic Director, as Education Director, effective immediately. From Morgantown, PA, McCulloch was specifically brought on to revitalize Steel River’s educational arts program and guide the company in the final steps to become a leading educational theatrical program […]

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25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLIING BEE Comes to Steel River Playhouse

Press Releases May 24, 2015 at 8:33 am 0 comments

Have you ever thought about the lives of those award winning spellers we see once a year on the TV news? Its not all dictionaries and dictation, as we discover when THE 25TH ANNUAL PUTNAM COUNTY SPELLIING BEE takes the stage at Steel River Playhouse, 245 E. High Street, Pottstown, June 4th […]

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Neil Simon’s RUMORS Comes to Steel River Playhouse

Press Releases February 27, 2015 at 4:28 pm 0 comments

Who knew suicide could be so funny? America’s Number #1 comic playwright, that’s who. Neil Simon’s Broadway hit RUMORS comes to the Steel River Playhouse stage, from March 12th through March 22nd, as part of the theatre’s continuing “American Classics” series. Mr Simon, the most produced playwright in the history of […]

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Excellent Performances in COURT-MARTIAL AT FORT DEVENS

Around the Region, Reviews February 14, 2015 at 11:14 am 0 comments

Steel River Playhouse in Pottstown opened its latest production, COURT-MARTIAL AT FORT DEVENS on February 6th. Based on a true story, it relates the events in the latter days of World War II, when women enlisted in the WAC (Women’s Army Corps) and were trained in various non-combat fields. Several […]

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COURT-MARTIAL AT FORT DEVENS Comes to Steel River Playhouse

Press Releases January 31, 2015 at 8:52 am 0 comments

Steel River Playhouse, 245 E. High Street, Pottstown, celebrates African-American History Month with their production of Jeffrey Sweet’s award-winning drama COURT-MARTIAL AT FORT DEVENS from February 6th through February 15th. This true story asks us to consider whether we would be courageous enough to stand up for our rights when […]

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Beautiful Voices Shine in THE SOUND OF MUSIC

Around the Region December 9, 2014 at 7:22 am 0 comments

The story of the Von Trapp Family Singers is one of the more inspirational tales from the World War II era. The romanticized account of that story has charmed people for over 50 years. THE SOUND OF MUSIC is the latest production at Steel River Playhouse, and it carries on […]

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THE SOUND OF MUSIC Comes to Steel River Playhouse

Press Releases November 21, 2014 at 7:36 pm 0 comments

Winner of 5 Tony Awards, including Best Musical, THE SOUND OF MUSIC –one of the world’s most beloved entertainments– is a heartwarming, true story of family, love and survival. A major Broadway hit and an Oscar-winning film which raised the show to world-wide popularity, the play will grace the holiday […]

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THE MIRACLE WORKER: Classic Drama Featured at Steel River

Around the Region October 27, 2014 at 6:11 pm 0 comments

Sometimes I think it’s very risky for any theatre to do the classic pieces. Audiences have preconceived notions of what they will be seeing, and at the very least know the storyline, so it’s difficult to surprise or thrill the audience. However, when it’s done well, audiences will be very […]

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Broadway Classic Comes to Life at Steel River Playhouse: THE MUSIC MAN

Professional Theatre June 14, 2014 at 9:13 am 0 comments

There is a reason classic shows are classics…while the times may change, the way these shows affect us stays the same. Some shows make us laugh, some make us cry, some make us think, and some just make us feel good. And some…those special few…can make us do all of […]

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AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY Brings the Heat to Steel River

Professional Theatre March 12, 2014 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

As cold as this winter has been, it’s refreshing to get a reminder that warmer times exist. And, in some cases, the heat is not only the temperature; it’s also in heated exchanges. At Steel River Playhouse in Pottstown, the heat is turned way up with the production of AUGUST: […]

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Steel River Gives Families a Reason to Cheer With SHREK THE MUSICAL

Around the Region December 14, 2013 at 10:05 am 0 comments

Steel River Playhouse in Pottstown opened the family musical, SHREK THE MUSICAL on December 5. This is a live action adaptation of the 2001 DreamWorks movie about the lonely ogre that finds friends and love. Children (and parents) will come to this show with certain expectations…fear not, mom and dad, […]

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“Curtain Up!” Podcast Episode 31: December 6, 2013

Podcasts December 1, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Check out the latest episode of the “Curtain Up!” podcast. Don’t forget you can subscribe to “Curtain Up!” podcast on Apple iTunes. Click here to subscribe. From other podcast programs you can follow it by subscribing to the feed, http://www.stagemagazine.org/feed/curtainuppodcast/.

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ACCOMPLICE at Steel River Keeps you Guessing

Professional Theatre November 6, 2013 at 10:12 pm 0 comments

Full disclosure time…I am a huge fan of ACCOMPLICE. I “discovered” the play years ago when I was browsing through the Samuel French catalogue, and was fortunate enough to be part of two different productions of the play. Both productions, coincidentally, also involved one of the cast members of the […]

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“Curtain Up!” Podcast Episode 26: November 1, 2013

Podcasts October 27, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Check out the latest episode of the “Curtain Up!” podcast. Don’t forget you can subscribe to “Curtain Up!” podcast on Apple iTunes. Click here to subscribe. From other podcast programs you can follow it by subscribing to the feed, http://www.stagemagazine.org/feed/curtainuppodcast/.

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SPRING AWAKENING At Steel River is for Mature Audiences

Around the Region October 2, 2013 at 9:08 pm 3 comments

I attended the preview performance of SPRING AWAKENING at Steel River Playhouse in Pottstown. While I had read a lot about the show, I was unprepared for what I saw take place. Before you go, make sure you are aware of the subject matter and how it’s handled. SPRING AWAKENING […]

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“Curtain Up!” Podcast Episode 21: September 27, 2013

Podcasts September 22, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Check out the latest episode of the “Curtain Up!” podcast. Don’t forget you can subscribe to “Curtain Up!” podcast on Apple iTunes. Click here to subscribe. From other podcast programs you can follow it by subscribing to the feed, http://www.stagemagazine.org/feed/curtainuppodcast/.

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“Curtain Up!” Podcast Episode 19: September 13, 2013

Podcasts September 8, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Check out the latest episode of the “Curtain Up!” podcast. Don’t forget you can subscribe to “Curtain Up!” podcast on Apple iTunes. Click here to subscribe. From other podcast programs you can follow it by subscribing to the feed, http://www.stagemagazine.org/feed/curtainuppodcast/.

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Strong Leads, Fantastic Vocals Mark Steel River’s LA CAGE

Around the Region June 12, 2013 at 12:35 pm 0 comments

LA CAGE AUX FOLLES (sponsored by Exelon Generation) opened this weekend and runs through Sunday, June 23rd, at the Steel River Playhouse (SRP) in Pottstown, PA, where the talented main cast exudes guts and glitter, while the supporting ensemble in high-heels trips through the dance numbers.  The opening night production […]

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